A tsunami swept into Pago Pago, American Samoa, shortly after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.3 erupted in the area. There were no immediate reports of injuries or structural damage Tuesday. Fili Sagapolutele, who works at the Samoa News, says the water flowed inland about 100 yards before receding, leaving some cars stuck [...]
Los Angeles has been shaken by another moderate earthquake, a few miles from the epicenter of Sunday’s shaker. No immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological Survey says it’s not certain whether it’s an aftershock from Sunday’s magnitude-4.7 temblor or a separate quake. The magnitude-4.1 quake was centered about 2 miles from Hawthorne [...]
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.0 quake has hit the Los Angeles area. The quake was centered 1 mile southwest of Los Angeles, near LAX airport and was 8.4 miles deep. A spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department said there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.